ELPAC Interim Assessment Administration Resources
Interim assessments are designed to support teaching and learning throughout the year. This page includes resources and systems related to the ELPAC Interim Assessments.
To access resources regarding the CAASPP interim assessments, please visit the CAASPP Interim Assessment Administration Resources web page.
Select this button to view the CAASPP and ELPAC interim assessments for planning, professional development, and/or training purposes.
Select this button to assign user roles for accessing the interim assessments and related systems, to view student test settings prior to interim assessment testing, and to access interim assessment administration and hand scoring materials.
Select this button to access the Test Administrator Interface that is used to access all CAASPP and ELPAC online assessments.
Select this button to access the system that will allow display the completion status for students taking all CAASPP and ELPAC assessments.
Select this button to access the system that will allow you to score student responses to interim assessment items that require hand scoring.
Select this button to access results and reports for all CAASPP and ELPAC assessments.
Select this button to access the CERS Sandbox training tool. Username and password are not required. CAST and ELPAC Interim Assessment results are not yet available in the CERS Sandbox.
Select this button to access the DEI, to be used for certain domains of the ELPAC Interim Assessments as well as the Initial ELPAC and Summative ELPAC.
ELPAC Interim Assessment Information
The ELPAC Interim Assessments are aligned with the 2012 California English Language Development Standards, and are organized by domain—Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing—for each of the following grade levels and grade spans:
- Grade one
- Grade two
- Grade span three through five
- Grade span six through eight
- Grade span nine and ten
- Grade span eleven and twelve
ELPAC Interim Assessment Resources
- Interim Assessment User Guide
- CAASPP and ELPAC Completion Status Guide
- California Educator Reporting System (CERS) User Guide
- California Educator Reporting System (CERS) Interpretive Guide (Posted 12/05/23)
Interim Assessment Video Series
The CAASPP and ELPAC Interim Assessment Video Series consists of six modules covering the content and purpose of the interim assessments and how to use related systems and resources.
Interim Assessment Lists
- 2023–24 Interim Assessments At-a-Glance (July 2023)
This document lists, by grade level or grade span, all available CAASPP and ELPAC Interim Assessments.
- 2023–24 Interim Assessments by Grade (August 2023)
This document lists all available CAASPP and ELPAC Interim Assessments by grade or grade span, and provides information such as associated standards, total number of items and number of items requiring hand scoring.
- Quick Reference Guide—How to Start a Test Session
- Entering Student Responses and Scores into the DEI (Video; 08:34) (Posted 01/17/24)
- How to Use the Data Entry Interface (Posted 10/04/23)